This niche programme provides students comprehensive insights into materials and logistics – two core components in any business. A one-year programme, it is open to all students who have completed undergraduate studies. Since it is a relatively new programme, students should approach the respective institutes to inquire on admission criteria.
The diploma involves two semesters of study. It covers modules such as principles and practices of management, materials management, logistics management, import-export policy, manufacturing and operations management, distribution and supply-chain management, international buying, and statistical and quantitative methods. Students are also introduced to software that is useful in the profession. The course also involves practical insights into the field through case studies, project work, and presentations.